Larissa FastHorse

Larissa FastHorse's "Thanksgiving Play"

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In The Moment … November 9, 2020 Show 938 Hour 2

Shortly after finding out she won a MacArthur Foundation Genius Grant, Larissa FastHorse told Here and Now she didn't get into theater for the money. She does it because she loves it.  FastHorse is Sicangu Lakota who grew up in South Dakota. She and her husband are now based in California. Larissa FastHorse joins us to talk about her work, including her satirical "Thanksgiving Play," and her plans for the Genius Grant. 


Larissa FastHorse (Sicangu Lakota) returns to collaborate with Lakota people via The Lakota Project. She joins In the Moment for a preview of the upcoming community art creation. We're also joined by her partner in the project, director Michael John Garcés.